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This painting, in spite of its biomorphic shapes, was based on a collage that Miro made by piecing together printed illustrations of industrial objects. Can you guess what the central yellow object is? What about the three shapes in the upper right-hand corner?
"Painting", 1933, Joan Miró http://ow.ly/mf35p

This painting, in spite of its biomorphic shapes, was based on a collage that Miro made by piecing together printed illustrations of industrial objects. Can you guess what the central yellow object is? 

What about the three shapes in the upper right-hand corner?


"Painting", 1933, Joan Miró http://ow.ly/mf35p

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